Topic: Program

Why Digital Inclusion is a Part of Your Work

March 20, 2017
Digital inclusion is an issue that cannot be addressed by digital inclusion organizations alone. No matter what our cause or focus, when we find ways to weave inclusion into our work, we increase our ability to do the greatest good

Three Steps to Include No-Tech and Low-Tech Folks in Your Work

March 9, 2017
Technology can be a great tool for nonprofit practitioners, but it can also create a barrier to reaching the communities we care most about. Programs must be accessible to low-tech and no-tech populations, groups that are still widespread both in rural and urban areas. Here are 3 steps your team can take to include no-tech and low-tech communities in your programs.
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How to Create Wicked Simple Volunteer Email Campaigns That Inspire Supporters

March 2, 2017
For nonprofits and membership-based organizations, volunteer management can feel overwhelming. There are often too many people and not enough time to maintain a personal touch with every person. Automated “drip campaigns” can be a simple way to stay in touch, nurture relationships, and even weave together requests for time and cash contributions.

5 Tips for Community Building through Digital Inclusion

February 22, 2017
In digital inclusion work, we often stress the importance of digital inclusion to things such as education, financial stability and economic mobility, and career advancement. As a Digital Inclusion Fellow, I’ve seen firsthand another perk to digital inclusion: community building.
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Within Reach: Partnering with Retailers To Provide Digital Literacy Access

February 16, 2017
Digital Inclusion Fellow Felicia Tillman shares her story—and helpful tips—on partnering with local retailers to provide digital access in the community.
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Five Steps to Launching a New Digital Literacy Program at Your Nonprofit

January 25, 2017
While there are no crystal balls to gaze into to assure the success of your program, there are a few easy steps you can take to help brainstorm, design, and implement a sustainable program.
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Behind the Scenes at the NTC

January 24, 2017
How does a tiny team produce the biggest and best nonprofit tech conference in the world? With your help, of course.
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Developing an E-Learning Program: Tools and Lessons Learned

November 17, 2016
Developing your own e-learning program doesn’t require a large budget. Be creative, make the best use of free tools, and be willing to do the research to find what will work for both you and your audience.
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Share Your Skills and Help Build the Nonprofit Community

October 20, 2016
Demonstrate your expert nonprofit skills and support the future of your sector by becoming an NTEN trainer.
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Innovations in Emergencies: Deploying RapidFTR Philippines

August 4, 2016
To summarize my experience in one sentence: I am grateful for everything I have in my life, and I feel more human and alive for contributing to software products that serve humanity.